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Happy Spice

Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 111 3572
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (48 reviews)
“rice” (39 reviews)
“curry dish” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

tasty food- we had the grilled fish and devilled calamari. very reasonably priced. pineapple fritters were a good way to end the meal!

Thank audrey151
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Brilliant little family run restaurant, with reasonably priced local dishes. Coped extremely well with GF's allergies (milk, nuts) and were friendly and helpful. Delicious food, too.

Thank George C
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across Happy Spice after seeing some good reviews on TripAdvisor. We had breakfast there yesterday. The place doesn't look much but don't be fooled by the appearance. Get away from all the places selling boring western breakfasts and make sure you eat the...More

Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here which was amazing! And afterwards signed in for a cooking class. She was so nice and we learned a lot about sri lankan food. The result was also delicious!!! Thanks for a great time!

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

It looks like your dining in someone's shed, but the trade off is tasty inexpensive homecooked Sri Lankan curries. The menu was curry based which is to be expected. Overall good tasty honest food.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We had rice and curry with chicken and it was so good and tasteful. The food came quick and the service was brilliant. For dessert I had the cinnamon pancake which was the best I've ever had. Going back for one more tomorrow night and...More

Thank Stina V
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The rice and curry was lip smacking with a generous portion. The place is owned by a family and each meal is freshly made so allow them time to serve. Worth every penny.

Thank Ami P
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Everything that you would expect from a traditional restsurant. Homely delish curry and rice, with as yummy curd and treacle chaser. Also a dam good like juice that won't break the bank like most of the other places in this town.

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Me and my companion really enjoyed our supper in Happy Spice. If you get a good seat from this small restaurant, I´ll bet you will like it too. Pros: + Big dishes with decent prices. + Good beverage selection with cocktails. Cons: - Limited seating...More

Thank Mualimanmatkaajat
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We had the rice and four curries and it was absolutely delicious! Combined with a fresh fruit juice, it was the perfect meal. 😊

Thank Alee D
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Did you get the recipes? We attended a cookery class in November which was supposed to include the recipes, but even after 3 emails we still have not received anything.
21 January 2015|
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Response from Eric C | Reviewed this property |
sorry no. We did not attend the cooking class only had a great Dinner there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 77 111 3572
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